Grants awarded to 30 non-profits

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOTV) Thirty non-profit organizations in Kalamazoo County have been awarded grants for 2014. The Allegra Print & Imaging FootPRINT Fund awards $25,000 every year to local non-profit organizations who are looking for financial help for marketing, operating, and brand management materials. The winners are chosen by a review panel of community leaders who decide based on how the printing services will be used to help the organization reach its goals. The grants range from $500 to $1,000 each. More than 150 non-profit organizations have received more than $275,000 in total donations in the last 11 years.

The 2014 award recipients are:

  • Kalamazoo Drop-in Child Care Center
  • First Day Shoe Fund
  • Ministry with Community
  • Warm Kids Project, Inc.
  • Comstock Community Center
  • Safe Kids Kalamazoo County
  • Volunteer Kalamazoo
  • Parent to Parent
  • Community Homeworks
  • Generous Hands, Inc.
  • Portage Community Center
  • E.S.C.A.P.E. Inc.
  • The Arc Community Advocates
  • Boy Scouts of America, Southwest Michigan Council
  • Kalamazoo Deacons Conference
  • Open Door & Next Door Shelters
  • Aacorn Farm Inc.
  • Communities in Schools of Kalamazoo
  • Lakeside for Children
  • Urban Alliance
  • Prevention Works
  • Kids Connections, Inc.
  • Challenger Little League, District 2
  • South County Community Services
  • Building Blocks
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters
  • Kalamazoo Neighborhood Housing Services
  • Disability Network
  • Douglas Community Association
  • Aviators

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